A brief history of H Wain & Sons pottery

H Wain & Sons Limited was a manufacturer of earthenware known particularly for "Melba Ware".

  • Founded 1946 at the Melba Works, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent
  • No longer manufacturing and the closure date is unknown
Maker's marks for H Wain & Sons
The H Wain mark from a Shape Decor jug
The H Wain mark from a Shape Decor jug

 

How a lot of H Wain marks end up
How a lot of H Wain marks end up

 

Where can you find out more?

thepotteries.org

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